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Word In Your Shell Like Hardcover – Sep 6 2004

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‘Nigel Rees should put a 'feather in his cap' for compiling this entertaining guide. It would make a wonderful gift for anyone who likes to dabble in our language's rich heritage – “just what the doctor ordered”!’
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‘A treasury of stimulating excursions and digressions’ Guardian

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About the Author

Nigel Rees is regarded as one of the world authorities on English usage and is the author of over 50 rereference books. His Radio 4 show, Quote…Unquote is one of the longest running quiz shows in the world (since 1974) and his newsletter has a wide and influential circulation.

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Wasn't what I espected Aug. 25 2013
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When buying this book I thought I was going to get phrases that are used in the United States. Instead what this book is about is common phrases from the England.